2016 04 06

Press rally 2016Rally location: Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia.Date: June 3-5 of 2016.

Dear Journalist,

We hereby invite you to the Press rally 2016, which for the first time takes place in three Baltic countries: Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia. The event will start in Panevezys (Lithuania) and end in Parnu (Estonia). As usual, the event is scheduled on the first weekend of June, 3-4.

Rally participants will be journalists from all over the world. First driver must be a journalist, co-driver can be anyone. More than 50 crews are expected to take part in the Press rally 2016.

Rally will cover about 500 kilometers, 50 km of which are special stages. Tracks consist of 100% tarmac, they are suitable both for everyday and sport cars. The rally will start in military base in Panevezys, then continue to Bikernieki and 333 race tracks in Riga and finish in Auto24Ring and Parnu airport. Some special stages will also be in parking lots or other smaller tracks and a power stage will take place in Sigulda bobsleigh track.

Don‘t have a proper car for such an event? We can help you to arrange a rental car and any other facilities you need during the Press rally.

We can guarantee a racing weekend full of adrenaline with lots of sightseeing in Baltic countries.

Requirements for participants

Car can be standard or modified for motorsport events. It must have valid European Union car inspection and be safe. Tyres must be road legal (no slicks allowed).

Both crew members must have drivers licences and helmets.

Starting fee is 55 Eur, from 1st of March it is 75 Eur. It includes crew starting fee in rally, two nights in a hotel in Estonia and food during rally.

Price for additional team member is 55 Eur, for the price he gets two nights in a hotel and food during rally.

For any purposes please contact: or Press rally manager for foreign affairs Paulius Sviklas (, +370 686 23221).



Best regards,

Press rally organizer Valdas Valiukevicius

+370 659 11055